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Old 07-24-2012, 09:04 PM   #7
teresab
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Originally Posted by suzeeq View Post
Okay, take your gauge of 5 times 33" and that's just over 184 sts. Find a smaller size that's closest to the same number of sts just below the underarms, at the bust, and use those stitch numbers to knit by. Knit the lengths - body, sleeves, armhole - to the lengths given for the size 39 though.
OK, I understand your math but for the next two smaller sizes here's what I figured: Size 32 = 196 sts; Size 29 = 172 sts. A total of 12 sts difference on each size. Which should I use? I'm still a little lost here.
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